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What is Dry Needling Therapy? (Reasons and Benefits)

By:Rob S Williams, MD April 20, 2017 dry needling

Dry needling therapy is a type of physical therapy developed by contemporary practitioners of Western medicine. Dry needling treats muscular pain with the insertion of very thin and fine (filoform) stainless steel needles into well-defined points within the affected muscle. This precise intramuscular stimulation can be very effective in promoting healing, relieving pain, and improving range of...

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